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Taxon: Agropyron fragile (Roth) P. Candargy

 
Genus: Agropyron
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Subtribe: Hordeinae
Nomen number: 102520
Place of publication: Arch. Biol. Vég. Pure Appl. 1:58. 1901
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Oct-2018
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 189 (135 active, 130 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder (as A. fragile subsp. sibiricum); forage (as A. fragile subsp. sibiricum)
  • Environmental: revegetator (of rangelands fide Grass VarUSA, as A. fragile subsp. sibiricum)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CAUCASUS: Azerbaijan, Russian Federation, [Dagestan] Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation [Altay]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • CHINA: China [Hebei, Nei Monggol, Xinjiang]

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation, [Astrakhan, Kalmykia, Volgograd] Russian Federation-European part [European part (s.e.)]


    Cultivated

    Northern America
    • United States (w.)


References:

  1. Afonin, A. N., S. L. Greene, N. I. Dzyubenko, & A. N. Frolov, eds. Interactive agricultural ecological atlas of Russia and neighboring countries. Economic plants and their diseases, pests and weeds (on-line resource). (AgroAtlas)
  2. Alderson, J. & W. C. Sharp Grass varieties in the United States, U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 170, rev. ed. 1995 (Grass VarUSA)
  3. Dewey, D. R. 1983. Historical and current taxonomic perspectives of Agropyron, Elymus and related genera Crop Sci. (Madison) 23:637-642.
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  6. Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. Flora of Siberia (English translation). 2000- (F Siberia)
  7. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  8. Skvortsov, A. K., ed. Flora of the Lower Volga region. 2006- (F LowVolga)
  9. Skvortsov, A. K., ed. 2006. Flora of the Lower Volga region. 2006- (F LowVolga) 1:235-236.
  10. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  11. Tzvelev, N. N. Zlaki SSSR. 1976 (Grass USSR)
  12. Wang, R. R.-C. 2011. Chapter 2. Agropyron and Psathyrostachys (Wild Crop Rel Cer) 77-108.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=102520. Accessed 10 December 2018.